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  1. International Rescue Committee Campaign: Help Iraqi Families

    Millions of innocent Iraqis have been forced to flee horrific violence: a girl whose father was killed in stray cross

    Thursday, December 31, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 160
  2. International Compact with Iraq in Sweden: Kvinna till Kvinna's Foundation Seminar

    At the International Compact with Iraq (May 29) government representatives and the UN will discuss wh

    Tuesday, May 27, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 166
  3. May 2008: Sweden to Host International UN Conference on Iraq

    The conference, which is planned for the end of May, aims to clarify the support of the international community for I

    Wednesday, April 2, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 170
  4. Kvinna till Kvinna Letter to Prime Minister of Sweden of Sweden Regarding International UN Conference on Iraq

    Dear Fredrik Reinfeldt,

    Wednesday, April 9, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 172
  5. IWN Letter to Prime Minister of Sweden of Sweden Regarding International UN Conference on Iraq

    Dear Mr. Fredrik Reinfeldt,

    Monday, April 14, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 174
  6. Iraq: Open letter to Iraq's political leaders

    As Iraq prepares to hold new parliamentary elections amid continuing controversy over the eligibility of many candida

    Monday, February 1, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 354
  7. The Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq Condemns Violence

    The Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq (OWFI) condemns the killings of women in Basra and Umara and calls for wo

    Friday, January 4, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 356
  8. In Defense of Iraqi Women: For Solidarity with Our Sisters and an Immediate End to the Occupation

    To: President George W. Bush and U.S. Congress:

    Tuesday, May 31, 2005 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 357
  9. International Campaign to End Rape, Abduction, and Killing of Women in Iraq

    Since the takeover of the interim government in Iraq, women have been increasingly subjected to rape, death and restr

    Thursday, April 8, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 358
  10. Iraqi Activist Receives Death Threat


    Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 359
  11. VIDEO: Global Women's Forum: The Iraqi Elections, A Gendered Perspective

    Wednesday, March 3, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 440
  12. STATEMENT: Critical Role of Women in Peace and Security

    Melanne Verveer
    Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues

    Monday, July 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 474
  13. CAMPAIGN: The Iraq Debacle Is Not Over, Women Speaking Out Against Continued Presence in Iraq

    Military Moms, Iraq Veterans and Veteran Peace Activists Respond to the Iraq Withdrawal

    Monday, August 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 495
  14. VIDEO: Cynthia Enloe Speaks on Women in Iraq

    Acclaimed teacher Cynthia Enloe, Class of 1960, speaks about "Taking Women's Lives Seriously to Tally the Real C

    Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 497
  15. ONLINE: Robert Fisk: The Truth about 'Honour' Killings

    The old Pakistani maulawi laid two currency bills on the table between us, one for 50 rupees, the other for 100 rupee

    Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 545
  16. BLOG: Lightening the Load: Women's Detention Centers in Iraq

    Among our activities as an organization is to distribute humanitarian aid to women detained at the Directorate of Tra

    Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 552
  17. INITIATIVE: Utah Moms Packing Supplies and Love for Trip to Iraq

    Next week a small group of Utah women will travel to Iraq to take supplies to the women and children of the war torn

    Wednesday, September 15, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 568
  18. BLOG: A Closer Look at the MDGs: Promote Gender Equality and Empower Women

    While MADRE joins with advocates who recognize that all eight of the Millennium Development Goals are directly linked

    Monday, September 20, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 589
  19. STATEMENT: Women's Anti-Discrimination Committee Issues Statement on Women in Iraq

    The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, during its thirty-third session, held from 5 to 22

    Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 591
  20. VIDEO: Iraqi Women Reunite After 20 years

    Two Iraqi woman reunited after twenty years, two wars, death and destruction. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 596
  21. CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Consultant - Expert Police Trainer- Violence Against Women (VAW), Iraq

    Consultant - Expert Police Trainer- Violence Against Women (VAW)
    International Rescue Committee (IRC)

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 603
  22. EVENT FOLLOW-UP: 'Women as a Barometer of Success in Post Conflict' Gives Rare Perspective of Life in Iraq

    Last Tuesday at noon, September 14, The Ashby Residential College hosted, "Women as a Barometer of Success in Po

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 605
  23. MEETING: Iraqi Women Embrace 9 U.S. Mothers of War Dead, including Salt Lake City Woman

    Nine American mothers whose children died fighting in Iraq were embraced Sunday by dozens of Iraqi women who lost the

    Sunday, September 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 616
  24. MEETING: Retired Col. Ann Wright Addresses U.S. Involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan

    On Sept. 23, retired United States Army Col.

    Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 630
  25. DISCUSSION: Women as a Barometer of Success and Stability? Sharing Sharing 'Lessons Learned' from Iraq to Afghanistan

    Click here to download audio

    Monday, October 4, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 643
  26. VIDEO: Life After War for Iraqi Women: Interview with Women for Women International

    For video click here.

    Sunday, October 3, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 644
  27. INTERVIEW: Iraq's Forgotten Women, the Stalemate Continues and More

    Walter Kalin: Many of them have found a kind of acceptable way of life but as many are living in very, very difficult

    Sunday, October 10, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 659
  28. LECTURE FOLLOW-UP: Enloe: War Hurts Women Harder

    “War ripples on,” said guest lecturer Dr.

    Sunday, October 10, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 660
  29. INTERVIEW: What the U.S. Undid for Women in Iraq

    Sanjay Suri interviews THORAYA AHMED OBAID, executive director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 692
  30. ANALYSIS: Displaced Women in Iraq

    Out of the almost 2 million internally displaced people (IDP) in Iraq, 13% are families headed by women.

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 697
  31. CAMPAIGN: Women's League Demands End of Iraq, Afghan Wars

    The costs of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are staggering, especially as they relate to social needs in the U.S.

    Monday, November 1, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 724
  32. DOCUMENTARY: Iraq -- The Women's Story

    The invasion of Iraq heralded promises of freedom from tyranny and equal rights for the women of Iraq.

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 742
  33. COURSE: Iraqi Women Learn Basic Human Rights

    Sixteen employees of the Iraqi Ministry of Interior became the first females to complete a formal MoI Basic Human Rig

    Sunday, November 28, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 777
  34. BLOG: The Female Face of the Insurgency

    An old friend of mine called saying “you were right.” I was a bit surprised, because my friend had tradit

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 787
  35. BLOG: Trapped by Violence – Women in Iraq

    17-year-old Rand ‘Abd al-Qader was killed in the city of Basra on 16 March 2008.

    Monday, December 6, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 803
  36. BLOG: Air Force Pilot Encourages Iraqi Women to Aim High

    As security continues to improve in Iraq, the country is rebuilding both its civilian and military aviation secto

    Monday, December 13, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 836
  37. ANALYSIS: Women are Crucial to Iraq Peacemaking

    As each day's tragic headlines make clear, post-Saddam Iraq is still plagued by major security issues and economic de

    Wednesday, July 2, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 838
  38. LETTER: Iraq and UN Security Council Resolution 1325

    Iraq and UN Security Council Resolution 1325

    Tuesday, April 22, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 839
  39. LECTURE: Women and the Transition to Democracy: Iraq, Afghanistan, and Beyond

    I'd like to thank Becky Norton Dunlop of The Heritage Foundation and Michelle Easton of the Clare Boothe Luce Policy

    Thursday, June 19, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 840
  40. OPINION: Veiled and Worried in Baghdad

    single word is on the tight, pencil-lined lips of women here.

    Monday, September 15, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 842
  41. VIDEO: Iraqi Women Speak Out

    In March 2006, code Pink invited eight Iraqi women to the U.S. to speak about their experiences under U.S.

    Saturday, December 31, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 843
  42. CONFERENCE FOLLOW UP: 1325+10 Peace Fair's Cyber Dialogue In-Country Statements

    Friday, December 31, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 860
  43. ANALYSIS: Occupation of Iraq Destroys Women's Lives

    More than seven years after the US- and UK-led invasion of their country, Iraqis continue to endure an occupation tha

    Sunday, January 9, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 879
  44. STATEMENT: WILPF Statement on Camp Ashraf

    On the 7 January 2011, Camp Ashraf was attacked and 175 persons were injured, part of a series of events which cannot

    Monday, January 10, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 895
  45. ANALYSIS: Women Of Iraq: Leaders Cry For Hope

    As a physician and politician in Iraq, Dr. Nara Ibrahim is no stranger to risking her life in the name of progress.

    Monday, January 17, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 909
  46. CAMPAIGN: Prosperity Candle: Baghdad War Widows Bring Light to Darkness

    Lighting a candle and letting the fresh scent waft through your home can bring an instant atmosphere of peace and rel

    Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 927
  47. INTERVIEW: IRAQ: Iraqi Women as Survivors, not Victims: Interview with Manal Omar, Author and Humanitarian Work

    Manal Omar, a women's rights advocate of Palestinian descent who has worked in Iraq's humanitarian field since the la

    Monday, January 24, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 937
  48. BLOG: Iraqi Kurdistan Seen From a Women's Perspective

    I held my hand to reach my pen on to write an article about women's lives in Kurdistan, from a woman's perspective.

    Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 945
  49. CONFERENCE: Conference on Kurdish Woman's Role Launched

    An International Conference on Woman's Role in Building of Peace was opened in Erbil, the capital of north Iraq's Kur

    Sunday, January 30, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 949
  50. CONFERENCE: An International Conference in Arbil on the Role of Iraqi Women in Peace-Building

    Launched in Arbil Thursday of the International Conference on (the role of women in peace-building, reconciliation an

    Saturday, January 29, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 953